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HeartMate Pumps for Patients Not Eligible for Transplant

Abbott‘s HeartMate 3 left ventricular assist device (LVAD) won FDA approval to be used as a destination therapy for advanced heart failure patients who...
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Algorithm to predict immunity with peptides

Researchers have developed a deep neural network-based algorithm dubbed BOTA (Bacteria Originated T cell Antigen) that can predict the peptides with the best chance...
breast cancer

Artificial intelligence to improve breast cancer detection

Every year 40,000 women die from breast cancer in the U.S. alone. When cancers are found early, they can often be cured. Mammograms are the best...
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Scientists can measure an unborn baby’s heartbeat

Researchers from the University of Sussex, UK, have developed an effective sensor to let pregnant women measure the heartbeat of their unborn baby from...

Olympus and Flexdex launch ENDOEYE FLEX and FlexDex Needle driver

Olympus and FlexDex introduced the ENDOEYE FLEX 3D and the FlexDex Needle Driver (3D/FlexDex) laparoscopic surgical solution for improving the capabilities of minimal access...
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Surgeons use ‘Leap’ for diagnosis during surgery

Cambridge Consultants introduced a single-use, high-definition miniature camera called ‘Leap’. Surgeons can use it to digitally view the inside of veins and arteries for...
drone delivery

Drone delivery, a new opportunity for medicine

Drones will play a key role in delivering high value medical payloads to inaccessible areas of the country. A Nagpur based startup that offers...
PureHale

Aptar Pharma launches PureHale, a drug delivery solution

PureHale, a ready-to-use drug delivery solution, by Aptar Pharma was launched for upper respiratory care. PureHale was designed and developed due to the rise in...
Star Trek

Researchers develop Star Trek inspired diagnostic device

Researchers from the University of Glasgow in the UK, have developed a hand-held device inspired by the sci-fi franchise, Star Trek. The device based...
Antarctica

Carestream’s X-ray system used in Antarctica

Located in Antarctica, the Italian-French Concordia scientific station is in one of the most inhospitable places of the world, making consistent medical imaging capability...